Board of Directors

Mr. Lay Krisnan Cahya
Non-Executive Chairman

Mr. Lay Krisnan Cahya was appointed as a non-Executive Director and Non-Executive Chairman on 20 April 2015 following the completion of the acquisition of 66.9998% equity interest in the share capital of PT Golden Energy Mines Tbk ("GEMS") from PT Dian Swastatika Sentosa Tbk ("DSS") ("DSS Completion"). Mr. Cahya is a member of both the Audit Committee and Nominating Committee. Except as provided below, Mr. Cahya does not have any relationship including immediate family relationship with the Directors or the Company as defined in the Code of Corporate Governance 2012 ("Code"). Mr. Cahya was re-elected to the Board on 30 April 2018.

Mr. Cahya has over 30 years working experience in banking and corporate. He is currently the President Director of DSS and President Commissioner of GEMS.

Mr. Cahya graduated with a Bachelor of Economics (Accounting) from Tarumanagara University, Indonesia in 1986.
Mr. Fuganto Widjaja
Executive Director, Group CEO

Mr. Fuganto Widjaja was appointed as an Executive Director and the Group Chief Executive Officer on 20 April 2015 following DSS Completion. Mr. Widjaja is a member of the Remuneration Committee. Mr. Widjaja is the son of Mr. Indra Widjaja and nephew of Mr. Franky Oesman Widjaja and Mr. Muktar Widjaja. Mr. Indra Widjaja, Mr. Franky Oesman Widjaja and Mr. Muktar Widjaja are the ultimate controlling shareholders of the Company. Except as provided above, Mr. Widjaja does not have any relationship including immediate family relationship with the Directors or the Company as defined in the Code. Mr. Widjaja was re-elected to the Board on 28 April 2017.

Mr. Widjaja has more than 15 years of experience in general management and supervisory responsibilities in the coal industry. Mr. Widjaja is a commissioner of GEMS and PT Sinar Mas Multiartha Tbk.

Mr. Widjaja graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Computer Science and Economics) from Cornell University in 2003 and obtained a Master’s Degree in Philosophy (Finance) from the University of Cambridge in 2004.
Mr. Dwi Prasetyo Suseno
Executive Director, Deputy Group CEO

Mr. Dwi Prasetyo Suseno was appointed as an Executive Director and the Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer on 26 October 2015. He does not have any relationship including immediate family relationship with the Directors, the Company or its 10% shareholders as defined in the Code. Mr. Suseno was re-elected to the Board on 30 April 2018.

Mr. Suseno has over 20 years of experience in mining, commodities and oil & gas related industries with exposures in operations, general management, trading, finance, business development, merger and acquisitions, corporate legal and international taxation. He has worked with PT Indo Straits Tbk, Straits Asia Resources Limited, Baker Hughes Inc., Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young LLP Australia.

Mr. Suseno obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia, Postgraduate Diploma in Business degree from Curtin University, Western Australia and Executive MBA degree from Kellogg School of Management & HKUST. He holds a Graduate Diploma degree in Taxation Law Masters from the University of Melbourne, Australia. Mr. Suseno is a Fellow Certified Public Accountant of CPA Australia. He is also a Chartered Accountant and member of Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.
Mr. Mochtar Suhadi
Executive Director

Mr. Mochtar Suhadi was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company on 20 April 2015 following DSS Completion. He does not have any relationships including immediate family relationship with the Directors, the Company or its 10% shareholders as defined in the Code. Mr. Suhadi was re-elected to the Board on 29 April 2019.

Mr. Suhadi has many years of experience in general management of operations, merger and acquisitions, exploration, joint ventures and joint operations of coal mines in Indonesia.

Mr. Suhadi was previously a non-executive director of the Company from January 2011 to August 2011. Mr. Suhadi graduated with a Bachelor of Science from University of Michigan in 2004.
Mr. Paul Lim Yu Neng
Lead Independent Director

Mr. Paul Lim Yu Neng is the Lead Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Lim was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company on 3 August 2007 and was re-designated as an Independent Director on 26 February 2009. He is presently the Chairman of the Audit Committee and member of both the Nominating Committee and the Remuneration Committee of the Company. Mr. Lim does not have any relationships including immediate family relationships with the Directors, the Company or its 10% shareholders as defined in the Code. Mr. Lim was re-elected to the Board on 29 April 2019.

Mr. Lim has over 26 years of banking experience with international investment banks including Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Solomon Smith Barney and Bankers Trust. He is currently the Managing Director and Head of Private Equity of SBI Ven Capital Pte Ltd. Mr. Lim is an Independent Director of China Everbright Water Limited and Nippecraft Limited.

Mr. Lim graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science in 1985 and obtained his Master of Business Administration in Finance in 1986 from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Mr. Lew Syn Pau
Independent Director

Mr. Lew Syn Pau was appointed as an Independent non-Executive Director of the Company on 20 April 2015 following DSS Completion. He is presently the Chairman of the Nominating Committee and the Remuneration Committee and member of the Audit Committee of the Company. He does not have any relationships including immediate family relationship with the Directors, the Company or its 10% shareholders as defined in the Code. Mr. Lew was re-elected to the Board on 28 April 2017.

Mr. Lew’s prior work experience includes being Managing Director of NTUC Comfort (a transport enterprise), Executive Director of NTUC Fairprice (a supermarket co-operative), Assistant Secretary-General of NTUC and Country Manager of Banque Indosuez.

Mr. Lew is an Independent Director of SUTL Enterprise Ltd, Broadway Industrial Group Limited, Food Empire Holdings Ltd, Golden Agri-Resources Ltd. and Sinarmas Land Limited. He is also Chairman of SUTL Enterprise Ltd and Broadway Industrial Group Limited.

Mr. Lew was a Singapore Government scholar, and has a Bachelor (1977) and Master (1981) of Engineering from Cambridge University, UK and a Master of Business Administration from Stanford University, USA (1984). He was a member of the Singapore Parliament from 1988 to 2001, during which he chaired the Singapore Government Parliamentary Committees for Education, Finance, Trade and Industry and National Development.
Mr. Irwandy Arif
Independent Director

Mr. Irwandy Arif was appointed as an Independent non-Executive Director of the Company on 20 April 2015 following DSS Completion. He does not have any relationships including immediate family relationship with the Directors, the Company or its 10% shareholders as defined in the Code. Mr. Arif was re-elected to the Board on 29 April 2019.

Mr. Arif has over 40 years of experience in the mining industry. He is an Independent Commissioner of GEMS and PT Indexim Coalindo, member of audit committee on the Board of Commissioners of GEMS and PT Tobabara Sejahtere Tbk. He was previously an Independent Commissioner of PT Vale Indonesia Tbk and a member of audit committee on the Board of Commissioner of PT Adaro Energy Tbk.

Mr. Arif graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mining Engineering from the Bandung Institute of Technology in 1976, obtained his Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from the Bandung Institute of Technology in 1985 and was conferred a Doctoral Degree from the Ecole des Mines de Nancy, France in 1991.
Mr. Djuangga Mangasi Mangunsong
Independent Director

Mr. Djuangga Mangasi Mangunsong was appointed as an Independent non-Executive Director of the Company on 18 January 2018. He does not have any relationships including immediate family relationship with the Directors, the Company or its 10% shareholders as defined in the Code. Mr. Mangunsong was re-elected to the Board on 30 April 2018.

Mr. Mangunsong has many years of experience in the mining industry. He is a Director of PT Tambang Mas Sangihee, the Vice Chairman of PT Indo Minerba Insani (Indonesian Mining Institute), a non-Executive Director of PT Media Bakti Tambang (Tambang Magazine) and member of the Working Group on Energy and Mineral Resources of Indonesia’s National Committee for Economy and Industry.

Mr. Mangunsong holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mining Engineering from the Bandung Institute of Technology.
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